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You Won’t Need Your Glasses To See Your Computer Screen With UC Researcher’s New Software

There is help on the way for anyone who has to wear glasses every time they look at a computer, or a phone. There is now some very smart software that could make things crystal clear.

15 hours ago

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Star Wars Breakthrough: Physicists Close To Creating Real-Life Lightsabers

The moment “Star Wars” fans have been waiting for might finally be here: Lightsabers are no longer just a figment of George Lucas’ imagination. They could soon be more than a plastic Hollywood prop or a Halloween accessory.

09/30/2013

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Harvard, MIT Scientists Create Real Star Wars-Type Lightsaber

Researchers at Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology say they have built an actual lightsaber, like the ones used in the Star Wars saga…

09/26/2013

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Small Group Of Drivers To Blame For Bay Area Backups

Researchers are blaming a small group of motorists for the San Francisco area’s freeway traffic headaches.

01/08/2013

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Stanford Professor Wins $500K MIT Invention Prize

A Stanford University professor has won a $500,000 award from a Massachusetts Institute of Technology program in recognition of his inventions.

06/04/2012

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HeatlthWatch: Remote-Controlled Chip Delivers Drug Painlessly

Implanted medicine is a hot field, aiming to help patients better stick to their meds and to deliver those drugs straight to the body part that needs them.

02/16/2012

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Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Returns To Harvard To Recruit Talent

Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg has returned to Harvard University to enlist new talent for his social networking site.

11/07/2011